Speech Language Pathologist - NCEENT of North Durham

Work Arrangement: 
Requisition Number:  241533
Regular or Temporary:  Regular

Durham, NC, US, 27704

Date:  Apr 3, 2024

Duke Health Integrated Practice is an exceptional, multi-specialty physician practice encompassing 140 clinics across North Carolina. We attract and retain premier medical professionals with competitive compensation, benefits, and a nurturing work atmosphere that unites passion and purpose.


Learn more about us: https://dhip.dukehealth.org/about-us


NCEENT of North Durham - 4102 North Roxboro Street, Durham NC



We are seeking a Speech Language Pathologist in our NCEENT of North Durham located in Durham, NC. The SLP will plan and administer speech language pathology evaluations, plan and implement appropriate treatment, document provision of such care, utilizes support staff, and participate in special projects as designated.



  • Independently maintains a clinical caseload in designated clinical cluster area
  • Provides evidence based evaluation and treatment to diverse, medically challenging patient populations Provides quality service delivery techniques that facilitate optimum services to meet patient needs being sensitive to patients age, social, cultural, educational and vocational background.
  • Provides appropriate written and/or verbal education on communication and/or swallowing disorders to patients, families, and professionals
  • Completes required documentation accurately and within the designated time frame which may include report writing, billing, and/ or professional education database
  • Works collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team as well as with Division colleagues to promote best patient care standards
  • Participates in the peer review process
  • Participates in performance improvement initiatives within assigned work area under the supervision of Clinical Coordinator
  • Takes initiative to remain current in clinical practice through lectures, literature, and other educational opportunities
  • Organizes daily schedule to prioritize responsibilities including the integration of meetings, responsibilities, or tasks into schedule without negative impact on patient care or productivity
  • Maintains confidentiality pertaining to patient care and all Division policies and procedures
  • Keeps Clinical Coordinator informed of activities, problems, and/or accomplishments
  • Functions in a self-directed manner and takes ownership to manage self and work including responsibility for actions and accountability for results
  • Maintains professional demeanor and is responsible for quality care in all interactions
  • Responds promptly to communication (e.g., e-mail, pages and phone messages)
  • Uses technology (e.g., computer skills) to meet job requirements
  • Maintains productivity standards
  • Completes clinical privileges consistent with job responsibilities and personal development plan
  • Performs duties/ tasks/ assignments as directed to support Division goals or needs
  • Meets all PEP expectations and follows all Division policies and procedures
  • Meets and adheres to ASHA, state licensure board and Division clinical practice guidelines



  • In addition to all duties and responsibilities of a Clinical Speech Pathologist, a Senior Clinician is also responsible for the following:
  • Creates a direct impact/change on clinical practice based on current literature, conference-based knowledge, and/or state of the art practice under the direction of Clinical Coordinator
  • Serves as a clinical resource to colleagues and other medical professionals
  • Assists the Clinical Coordinator in building collaborative relationships and teamwork between colleagues and other professional staff within and external to DUHS
  • Provides educational opportunities relevant to clinical practice which may include inservices, external presentations, lunch and learn, or support groups with the input of the Clinical Coordinator
  • Obtains specialized training or certification
  • When requested, serves as a mentor for new staff, clinical fellows, students, or student observers
  • When requested, provides opportunities for student observation
  • Under direction of Clinical Coordinator, assists in providing training to clinical staff in new or advanced skills Under direction of Clinical Coordinator , assists with new staff credentialing and/or orientation in specified clinical area



  • Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited university program.
  • Previous medical setting experience preferred, although other relevant clinical experience considered.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology issued by ASHA
  • NC License in Speech Language Pathology issued by the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists
  • Temporary License in Speech Language Pathology issued by the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists 



The schedule for this position is day shifts, Monday-Friday, with no weekends or holidays.

Some roles within our organization may encompass essential job functions requiring distinct physical and/or mental capabilities. Further details and accommodation requests will be addressed by individual hiring departments.


Duke Health Integrated Practice is dedicated to Equal Opportunity Employment, fostering a diverse workforce without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


We aspire to build a community grounded in collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our shared achievements rely on a dynamic exchange of ideas, flourishing best when a multitude of perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences thrive. Upholding these values is a collective responsibility within our community.


This job description aims to outline representative responsibilities for this title, not an exhaustive account of specific duties. Employees may be assigned job-related tasks beyond those explicitly outlined here.


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh